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Author Jersey, Stanley Coleman, 1921-

Title Hell's islands : the untold story of Guadalcanal / Stanley Coleman Jersey ; foreword by Edward W. Snedeker.

Publication Info. College Station : Texas A and M University Press, [2008]


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Edition 1st ed.
Description 1 online resource (xx, 514 pages) : illustrations, maps.
Series Texas A & M University military history series ; 111
Texas A & M University military history series ; 111.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 471-482) and index.
Contents The eve of World War II -- The enemy at the doorstep -- Flying before the storm -- The Japanese in the Southern Solomons, May-August 1942 -- Preparing for battle -- The early air war -- Day one, Guadalcanal -- Day one : Tulagi, Gavutu, and Tanambogo -- Day two : Tulagi, Gavutu, and Tanambogo -- Guadalcanal : hanging on -- Bloody September -- Black October -- A river too far -- War in the outer islands -- The U.S. Army takes over -- The Ke-go Operation.
Note Print version record.
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Reproduction Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
System Details Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
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Subject Guadalcanal, Battle of (Solomon Islands : 1942-1943) (OCoLC)fst00948685
World War (1939-1945) (OCoLC)fst01180924
World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Solomon Islands -- Guadalcanal.
Guadalcanal, Battle of, Solomon Islands, 1942-1943.
Guadalcanal (Solomon Islands) -- History, Military.
HISTORY -- Military -- World War II.
Military campaigns. (OCoLC)fst01710190
Solomon Islands. (OCoLC)fst01204144
Solomon Islands -- Guadalcanal. (OCoLC)fst01255842
Tweede Wereldoorlog.
Chronological Term 1939 - 1945
Genre/Form Military history. (OCoLC)fst01411630
Other Form: Print version: Jersey, Stanley Coleman, 1921- Hell's islands. 1st ed. College Station : Texas A & M University Press, ©2008 9781585446162 1585446165 (DLC) 2007014115
ISBN 1603444556 (electronic bk.)
9781603444552 (electronic bk.)
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